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BECKMANN, Max (1884 - 1950), Painter, engraver, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BECKMANN, Max (1884 - 1950), Painter, engraver, lithographer

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German, 20th century, male.

Born 12 February 1884, in Leipzig; died 27 December 1950, in New York.

Painter, engraver, lithographer. Figure compositions, religious subjects, mythological subjects.

Neue Sachlichkeit (New Objectivity).

[not available online]Max Beckmann studied at the Weimar academy from 1899 to 1903, before making his first journey to Paris, where he had use of a studio in Montparnasse. It was around this

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